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George Waring, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, 13 July 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||22nd August, 1882
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 117 (61)
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Anonymous on 23rd June, 2011 wrote:
sentanced to 14 years for taking 5 loaves of bread from a baker
D Wong on 6th March, 2017 wrote:
George Waring was born at Pringle, Lancashire, he was 24 years old on arrival in VDL and was transported for “Stealing Ducks”.
Previous convictions: Receiving stolen goods, and a month for a bushel of potatoes.
George was 5’3 1/2” tall, light brown hair and whiskers, grey eyes, swarthy pockpitted complexion, single.
1830 Muster: Assigned to Mr. Ralston
1832-35 Musters: Assigned to Mrs. Jane Youl.
5/8/1845: CP extended to all Australian Colonies.
20/7/1849: Free Certificate.
28/2/1841: Permission to marry Margaret Holder (Hindostan 1839).
19/4/1841: Married at Launceston - George was 33 and a Labourer, Margaret was 26 (listed as a prisoner). No children listed.
22/8/1882: George Waring died at Longford, Tas. aged 78.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 6th March, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), date of death: 22nd August, 1882 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime